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Web Application Security – ModSecurity Commercial Rules, Update for February 2023

Overview for rules released by Trustwave SpiderLabs in February for ModSecurity Commercial Rules package. The rules are available for versions 2.9.x and 3.x of ModSecurity.

ModSecurity Commercial Rules detect attacks or classes of attacks on web applications and their components as well as provide virtual patches for public vulnerabilities.

Release Summary

WordPress Plugin LearnPress < 4.2.0 Authenticated SQL Injection CVE-2022-45820
WordPress Plugin LearnPress < 4.2.0 Unauthenticated Local File Inclusion CVE-2022-47615
WordPress Plugin All-in-One WP Migration < 7.63 - Unauthenticated Reflected XSS CVE-2022-2546
WordPress Plugin CBX Petition for WordPress <= 1.0.3 - Unauthenticated SQLi CVE-2022-4383
WordPress Plugin All In One WP Security & Firewall < 5.1.3 - Configuration Leak CVE-2022-4346
WordPress Plugin Multiple themes - Unauthenticated Arbitrary File Upload CVE-2022-0316
WordPress Plugin Quick Event Manager < 9.7.5 - Reflected XSS CVE-2023-23491
WordPress Plugin Login with Phone Number < 1.4.2 - Reflected XSS CVE-2023-23492
WordPress Plugin Social Warfare < 4.4.0 - Post Meta Deletion via CSRF CVE-2023-0403

How to Update

All the rules released this month are available for download and can be configured using the ModSecurity Dashboard. The rules are associated with the default profile and enabled for all licensed servers. To verify the rules were successfully downloaded by ModSecurity, log in to the ModSecurity Dashboard and verify the server "Last seen" date, which indicates the last successful download for the specified server.